Despite the crisis, some professions prove to be robust. What do medical technicians earn - and how much money do pharmaceutical speakers get?
- Certain professions prove to be particularly robust in the crisis.
- A portal lists salaries for medical technicians, pharmaceutical speakers and software developers, for example.
- There are also many orders in the construction industry.
Crisis-proof professions and what salaries can be expected there
Short-time work * and hiring freezes * - the effects of the corona crisis * continue to set the pace on the labor market . Certain professions prove to be particularly robust despite the economic impact. The analysts at "Ursprung.de" collected 7,683 data sets and examined the incomes of these professions, which according to the portal can currently withstand structural fluctuations.
The result: There are particularly lucrative incomes in the IT industry and in pharmacy of up to 71,600 euros per year. But the profession of medical technician is also particularly in demand right now. The portal provides the explanation at the same time: the reason for this - especially in the corona crisis - is the increasing demand for medicines and disinfectants as well as technical products such as respirators.
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Top salaries for pharmaceutical speakers
Accordingly, medical technicians are in a good position and receive an annual salary of 47,200 euros in Germany . Pharmaceutical speakers receive the highest salary among all evaluated occupations at around 71,600 euros . " Even before Corona, the pharmaceutical industry was considered a lucrative branch of industry - according to the industry index, salaries here are on average around 20 percent above the usual salary level," said Philip Bierbach, Managing Director of Lohn.de.
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E-commerce industry is recovering
After an initial shock of shock in March, the online trade recovered in April, so that the industry turnover from January to April was 5.8 percent above the previous year's value, as Salary.de also reported. Many online retailers * could benefit from the structural change and are already planning for a time after the pandemic has subsided. "For the building and maintaining an online store relate Ecommerce Manager * inside an annual salary of 43,600 euros. Category Manager * inside are responsible for the product groups and come to a Bruttojahresverdiens t from 47,400 euros."
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IT - Good future prospects for software developers
The IT counts alleging Portal traditionally one of the, as there is a strong competition rule to qualified professionals "* inside higher tempered industries for workers". Although the demand "fell slightly" during the crisis, the business situation was better than in the overall economy. The conclusion: "There are software developers in comparison - large German and American tech companies compete for the best IT specialists here ." Accordingly, the salaries are comparatively high: "As software developers for mobile solutions, employees earn an annual salary of 54,200 euros. CNC specialists receive 38,700 euros and systems engineers in embedded systems around 59,700 euros per year."
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Construction industry remains stable despite the crisis
Full order books and hardly any short-time work - the construction industry is busy despite the Corona crisis , as the portal also reports. A majority of companies fear that the pandemic will not impact orders. "For example, roofers (€ 36,200) or plant mechanics for sanitary, heating and air conditioning technology (€ 36,300) are also in demand ." The most lucrative income in the construction industry is therefore in this analysis for the technical draftsman . Employees in this occupational group receive an annual salary of around 38,700 euros, according to.
An overview of all results for the professions:
Q 1 (euro)
Mean value (Euro)
Software developer for mobile solutions
Systems engineer in embedded systems
Plant mechanic - sanitary, heating and air conditioning technology
Technical system planner or draftsman
Regarding the methodology: The comparison portal Salary.de analyzed 7,683 data records of employees from stable professions in the Corona crisis. The data come from specialists and are a maximum of 12 months old.
The salary details are gross median annual salaries based on a 40-hour week and 28 vacation days - including variable components such as bonuses, bonuses, royalties, commissions and possible overtime pay.
How to read the data : The median describes the middle of all data: 50 percent is above the value, 50 percent below. The median is therefore more precise than the average value, which can be distorted by outliers. Q1 means 25 percent of salaries are below this value, Q3 means 25 percent of salaries are above this value.
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